CTC programs

CNC's Career Technical Centre program offers a variety of foundation level programs and courses for high school students who wish to get a jump-start on their post-secondary education.

See our program schedule on our resources page

Also see Admission requirements and applying to CTC

Approximate program cost

These figures are approximate and are subject to change without notice. These fees are for the programs that start between August 2017 and July 2018 only. For more information, contact the CNC Trades Office at 250-561-5853 or send an email to ctc@cnc.bc.ca.

CTC Program Student fees Books & supplies
Automotive Service Technician $1,034 $590
Automotive Refinishing $978 TBA
Carpentry $820 $780
Electrical $860 $803
Heavy Technical Group Trades $1,240 $825
Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)/Machinist $860 $525
Metal Fabrication $826 $613
Motor Vehicle Body Repair (Autobody) TBA TBA
Piping $916 $455
Professional Cook $1,356 $1,850
Welding $834 $1,155


CTC Tour the Trades CTC Trade 4 A Day

Tour the Trades allows students and their parents to take a tour of all the trade programs that are available to CTC students. Students can either apply to the CTC program or decide to sign up for Trade 4 a Day to finalize their decision.

Trade 4 a Day gives high school students the opportunity to experience a day in one of CNC's trade programs. Normally held on Pro-D days, Trade 4 a Day does not interfere with regular high school courses. Other dates are available by request. To book an appointment for Tour the Trades or Trade 4 a Day, please call the CTC Coordinator at (250) 561-5858 or email at ctc@cnc.bc.ca.